10 Things I Miss About Iceland When I'm Away
Getting that post-Iceland blues is a common thing. But how do the locals feel when they have been away from the land of ice and fire for a while? What do Icelanders miss when they are away?
So we have a new government and there is no way to tell how it’s going to go really. We have a three party government ranging from far left (Vinstri Grænir) to far right (Sjálfstæðisflokkurinn) and then the middle party (Framsókn).
People seem to have strong opinions on this new arrangements and two politicians of the left wing even went as far as declining the covenant made by the leaders and no one really known what it’s going to mean. My guess would be that they will not get a minister chair in the new government.
The reason for the irritation has made headlines all over the world and mainly has to do with Bjarni, who as a businessman moved large amounts of money at critical times and some people believe that he wouldn’t have done so without info from an insider source. Also, there was the whole Icehot1 scandal but he and his wife signed up for the Ashley Madison website for extramarital affairs using the username IceHot1. As if the username wasn’t funny enough, they probably wouldn’t have been caught if he hadn’t used his work email for the account and rest is history.
But enough with the past. The NEW government has from this morning been assigned and this is what we know:
We will update this as soon as we know more but we will see how this one goes, the last two Icelandic governments have not finished their 4 years due to extreme scandals. God bless!
What do you think about our new government?